Mr Lloyd Rankin


Lloyd Rankin

passed away very peacefully on Thursday 16th March 2023 at home, aged 94.

A Funeral Service will be held at Holy Cross Church, Felsted on

Thursday 13th April 2023 at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired for Help

Musicians (formerly known as the Musicians’ Benevolent Fund) and the Royal National Lifeboat

Institution may be made in memory of Lloyd below. 


Lloyd will be much missed by his wife for 69 years, Audrey, and James & Liz, their two children,

together with their families and his many friends. He will be remembered by colleagues and patients

a skilled obstetrician and gynaecologist who worked for many years as a NHS consultant in

Chelmsford. He was a true gentleman and considerate friend who enjoyed company enormously. He

developed many interests which included a love of music, sailing, gardening and bridge. Lloyd and

Audrey made Herons a welcoming and happy home.


Charity details

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution is the largest charity that saves lives at sea around the coasts of the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, as well as on some inland waterways

Registered Number 209603

Musicians Benevolent Fund

Help Musicians UK is the leading UK charity for professional musicians of all genres, from starting out through to retirement.

They help at times of crisis, but also at times of opportunity, giving people the extra support they need at a crucial stage that could make or break their career. 

Registered Number 228089

Messages of condolence

In memory of a marvellous man . You will always be remembered with gratitude for what you did when our daughter was born. You were a great colleague and a good neighbour

Dr and Mrs Richard Nunn



We have known Lloyd for 55years. He has been a true friend - kind, generous and a lovely man We have had many happy times together

Mr & Mrs Tony and Joyce Antcliff

Remembered with love, respect and happy memories Gwenyth

Mrs Gwenyth Kirk

In fond memory of a lovely friend.

Sir Jeffery Bowman

Lloyd has been a true friend to all the Lawrence family. We have known him for 48 years and he has always been kind, generous and a gentleman. Richard enjoyed his sailing experiences, he introduced us to opera and Sally found him a valuable player at the bridge table. We have many fond memories and he will be sorely missed.

Mr & Mrs Richard and Sally Lawrence

With deepest sympathy and warmest wishes to all the family, Anthony and Pennie

Dr Anthony Lipscomb

In loving memory of Lloyd Rankin. With love from Susy Liddell & all of the Liddell family

Mrs Susy Liddell

Service details

Church Service

13 April, 2023 13:00

Holy Cross Church

Felsted, Felsted, Felsted

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